My Legal Philosophy: I am first and foremost a fighter. You are always weakest in a... more
My Legal Philosophy: I am first and foremost a fighter. You are always weakest in a criminal case on the first day you are arrested, when the only side of the story being told is what the police have to say, and they almost always represent their case to be stronger than it really is. Taking the path of least resistance and negotiating at this point is almost always a mistake. Putting... view profile
Daniel DeMaria is an Attorney & Counsellor at Law who is admitted to practice law in... more
Daniel DeMaria is an Attorney & Counsellor at Law who is admitted to practice law in the following jurisdictions: New York Massachusetts U.S. District Court (Massachusetts) U.S. District Court (Eastern District of New York U.S. District Court (Northern District of New York) U.S. District Court (Southern District of New York) U.S. Court of Appeals (1st Circuit) Mr. DeMaria focu... view profile
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.